Attributed to Thomas Heywood. Sometimes also attributed to "Joshua Cooke" (i.e. John Cooke?)
Printer's name from STC
Signatures: A-K⁴ L².
Title page vignette; head- and tailpieces
Running title reads: A pleasant conceited comedy, how to choose a good wife from a bad
Boston Public Library. Catalogue of the Barton Collection
Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.)
Greg, W.W. Bibliography of the English printed drama to the Restoration
English short title catalogue
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy halfbound in ca. 19th-century red goatskin and marbled papers. Title stamped in gilt along the spine. Armorial bookplate of the Barton Library. Auctioneer's description from the Halliwell-Phillipps sale of May 21, 1857 laid onto front free endpaper verso. Bibliographic inscription in the hand of Thomas Pennant Barton on front flyleaf recto. Inscription in the hand of of Frances Wolfreston on title page: "a exeding prity on[e]". Early manuscript character list on title page verso. Wolfreston's autograph ("Frances Wolfreston her bouk") on A2 recto.
No page assertions. No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.